Savills has recruited Karin Zakariasson, MRICS, to join as Head of Valuation in Sweden at its Stockholm-based office.
Prior to Newsec Karin worked at Handelsbanken and property company HSB. She has 25 years experience in the property sector. Her clients include several Swedish and international banks such as Swedbank, Aareal Bank and Pfanntbriefbank, and property companies such as Klepierre and Vasakronan.
Savills Sweden's current Head of Valuation, Lars Rickardson, has been appointed Chairman of the consulting business (consulting, valuation, research and analysis). He will work with Karin to develop Savills' valuation practice into an all-encompassing property service.
"We are very pleased to announce that we have recruited Karin, who has a very strong standing in the market and will enable us to grow into a market leader in valuation" says Ulf Nilsson, CEO of Savills Sweden.
Savills Stockholm office is based at Sergels Torg 12, Stockholm.